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Thursday 24 December 1903

1903-12-24

It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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Der Specht

Directed by: N/A

Starring: N/A

Country: Germany

Tôkyôza katsudô daishashin

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Country: Japan

Tôkyôza katsudô daishashin

Starring: George Nathaniel Curzon

Country: United States

Der Specht

Starring: George Nathaniel Curzon

Country: United States

Reliance: Shamrock III

Directed by: N/A

Starring: N/A

Country: France

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 December 1903 ?

Holidays:
  • December 24 is celebrated as the day before Christmas, thus called Christmas Eve.
  • It is the day when food is traditionally set out for Santa Claus and his reindeer. Children around the world are urged to go to bed early so they are not awake when he arrives.
  • In Hungary, Finland, Denmark, Sweden, Iceland, Norway, the Czech Republic and Slovakia among others, this is the day that presents are exchanged and opened.
  • The Declaration of Christmas Peace takes place in the Old Great Square of Turku, Finland's official Christmas City, according to old traditions dating back to the Middle Ages.
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1903 ?

Top #4 songs in the USA
  1. By the Sycamore Tree - Bob Roberts
  2. Mighty Like a Rose - George Alexander
  3. Up in a Cocoanut Tree - Billy Murray
  4. You're as Welcome as the Flowers in May - J.W. Myers

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Books

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Lady Rose's Daughter

By: Mary Augusta Ward

"The most marvelous work of its wonderful author." --New York World "We touch regions and attain altitudes which it is not given to the ordinary novelist even to approach."

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Gordon Keith

By: Thomas Nelson Page

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages.

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The Pit

By: Frank Norris

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web.

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Lovey Mary

By: Alice Hegan Rice

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